Colonial Williamsburg Electronic Field Trips support American history education for students in grades 4-8. ALL S.C. schools may view the electronic field trip programs on ETV’s South Carolina Channel (SCC).
The third program in the CWEFT series, entitled Women of the Revolution, airs December 12 at 1:00 pm. This program allows students to explore the bravery, loyalty and sacrifice of Deborah Sampson, Mary Perth, Martha Washington, and other women in this era as we look at their individual stories.
Through a partnership with ETV, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation and sponsoring donors, this year twenty-three schools in our state…
Discovery Education has an extensive video collection that South Carolina teachers can access online 24/7 in StreamlineSC. Explore the life and legacy of Nelson Mandela with your students! From the abolition of Apartheid to Presidential prominence, experience the life of the man who has become a symbol of world peace. Embrace this teachable moment and access this extensive video content that is available to all South Carolina educators in StreamlineSC, our own video-on-demand resource. Help your students learn more about this fascinating and inspiring historical figure.
If you are a South Carolina teacher and do not have your…
TeacherStep is now offering a free 2GB Kindle with built-in Wi-Fi to students who enroll in a course now through December 31st! Don't miss out on this great holiday gift for you or a friend!
As always, TeacherStep courses are online, and you can take up to 9 months to complete a course once you register! Enroll now to take advantage of this special holiday gift from us to you! Click here.
Not only will the courses you take benefit you as a teacher, but also they can aid in teacher license renewal, as…
The 2014 PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovators Program is an opportunity to connect with the most innovative educators in our community! Launched December 11, this new program provides a great opportunity for PBS stations to connect with and reward tech-savvy K-12 educators that are embracing digital learning. It is the next generation of the PBS Teacher Core, which launched last year to great success.
A nationwide campaign invites educators to share how they are leveraging digital media and technology to become digital innovators. The 2014 PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovators Program will reward approximately 100 applicants with yearlong professional development…
PBS Learning Media, the new on-demand Web site for educators, provides a new lesson plan “Remembering Nelson Mandela.” The world suffered an incredible loss with the news of Mandela’s passing. Join us in celebrating the life and accomplishments of this amazing world leader with a timely brand new lesson plan created by PBS NewsHour Extra on December 6, 2013: Remembering Nelson Mandela. As the first black president of South Africa, Mandela was revered worldwide for leading the anti-apartheid movement and not letting his nearly three decades in prison shake his determination.
The high-quality, engaging digital resources for Pre-K-16…
The annual South Carolina Council of the International Reading Association will hold the “Rockin’ & Rollin with Literacy” Conference at the Myrtle Beach Sheraton Convention Center on February 20-22, 2014. The mission of the SCIRA is to promote literacy through the improvement of reading instruction, to encourage reading as a lifetime tool for learning, and to foster the formation of the reading habit.
On Thursday, February 20, there are several full-day preconference institutes and other afternoon-only preconference opportunities. Several authors will be featured at this 39th annual conference: Chris Lehman, author of Falling in Love with Close Reading,…
Computer Science Education Week December 9-15, 2013, recognizes the transformative role of computing and the need to bolster computer science education. PBS LearningMedia can help educators and students with computer science-themed resources designed to support the curriculum.
PBS LearningMedia, the new on-demand Web site, brings the best of public media content together into one place. With content provided by PBS and member stations, National Archives, National Science Foundation, and key others, PBS LearningMedia provides access to curriculum-targeted, multi-platform resources. Users will find a variety of video segments for Computer Science Education Week including Can a Computer Read Your…
These two special Project Discovery–Life at Lemmon Hill Plantation programs originate from the historic plantation home just outside of Winnsboro, South Carolina. The two programs allow students to learn why settlers living in our coastal areas made their way inland to build working plantations as we take a look at life during the late 1790s and early-to-mid 1800s in the Piedmont region of our state. During this period, western Fairfield county was a bastion of wealth with cotton and indigo grown abundantly in the fertile fields and beautiful blue granite mined in nearby quarries.
Lemmon Hill Plantation is…
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Speaking of Schools Podcast
Supported by the South Carolina Department of Education, this half-hour show is hosted by Doug Keel and features various guests.
A WhatWorksSC Award Candidate: Reach Out and Read Carolinas
Monday - December 09, 2013
A WhatWorksSC Award Candidate: FMU Center of Excellence To Prepare Teachers of Children of Poverty
Monday - December 02, 2013
The Dick and Tunky Riley WhatWorksSC Award Candidate: Parents As Teachers
Monday - November 25, 2013